Indian Bean Tree
Also known as
Southern Catalpa, Catawba, Eastern Catalpa, Indian Cigar, Smoking Bean, Common Catalpa, Indian-Bean, Cigartree, Indian bean tree, Golden-leaved catalpa, Bean tree
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50 years to reach maturity
This plant has no fragrance
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Indian Bean Tree Overview
This is a spreading upright rounded tree, The heart-shaped leaves are large, bold and mid green in colour. The flowers are white and spotted yellow-brown, trumpet-shaped and fragrant; they will bloom in late spring to early summer. They are followed by long, thin 13-18inch thin bean pods.
How to propagate Indian Bean Tree
Seed in autumn or cuttings in late spring or summer.
By budding in late summer or grafting in winter.
Special features of Indian Bean Tree
Other uses of Indian Bean Tree
Hardy specimen, ornamental bold leaves, fragrance, shade.
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